The Atlanta ladies are back in the drama-filled second season premiere. Sheree decides to throw herself an "Independence Party" to celebrate her recent divorce, while Lisa and her husband discuss the idea of having another baby. The ladies attend actress and comedienne Niecy Nash's birthday party, where Shereé and NeNe reflect on their tumultuous past. Kim decides she wants to design a line of wigs, and gets the ball rolling by going to cosmetology school. New housewife Kandi Burruss contemplates her new life with fiance AJ, while Shereé's party plans start to go awry.
NeNe calls Kim to meet up for that long overdue "glass of wine", in an attempt to make amends. Shereé dishes about the recent blow-up she had with a party planner. Meanwhile, Lisa and Ed have their fertility visit. NeNe approaches Shereé about squashing their problems with Kim, and they set up a meeting to talk it out. Also, Kandi goes to the studio
Shereé, NeNe and Kim's reconciliation doesn't go as planned. Lisa and Ed meet with a design team to discuss her new clothing line "Closet Freak", and Kim throws a wig party to celebrate her new endeavor. Kandi meets for lunch with TLC member T-Boz to discuss her musical career, and Shereé throws a gathering to celebrate her new home. Also, Dwight throws a circus-themed birthday party.
NeNe and Dwight chat during a visit to the salon, while Lisa discusses a trip to Los Angeles to visit her mom. Kandi meets with her photographer and business team to discuss their image. Fitness guru Shereé attends a bodybuilding event, while Kandi and AJ get their engagement photos taken. Also, when Kim learns that her nanny left her girls home alone without supervision, drama ensues. Then, the ladies attend a King Tut cocktail party with their kids.
Lisa and NeNe go shopping to prepare for their trip to Los Angeles, and NeNe meets with photographer Derek Blanks to discuss her "Alter Ego" photo shoot. Shereé meets with an event promoter to discuss Mercedes Benz sponsering her "She by Shereé" fashion show. Meanwhile, Lisa brings NeNe for a visit with her family and a celebration of her grandmother's 92nd birthday. Back on the East Coast, Kim visits Kandi in the recording studio. As they bond, Kim asks Kandi to produce "Tardy For The Party" for Kim and NeNe to record.
Kim lays down the house rules for her new nanny and then finally buries the hatchet with Lisa. Kandi meets with her wedding planner, but her plans for an engagement party are dashed when she finds out that her cousins and AJ's nephew are in a life threatening car crash. Kandi spills her guts to Shereé and their friendship grows as they realize they have a lot in common. NeNe gets all of the ladies in line for their "Alter Egos" photos and then directs them all in riveting photo shoot. At the photo shoot, Kim and Shereé talk civilly for the first time and decide to do something nice for Kandi in light of her family tradegy.
It's showtime for Lisa! With the debut of her clothing line "Closet Freak", she is all business, trying to get everything done in time. Meanwhile, Shereé finds out that her "She by Sheree" fashion line debut will have to wait, yet again. NeNe gets tough on her college dropout son Brice, and Kandi calls in a favor to flip "Tardy For The Party" into a song for Kim and NeNe to record. Kim gets serious about launching her wig line, and does a little research by throwing a wig party.
Kandi pushes an emotional Kim to face her fears and step back into the Atlanta music scene. Will attempt to record again? Newly single Shereé shapes up with her expensive fitness trainer, who attempts to find her love. Meanwhile, all of the ladies glammed up for a black tie event to reveal their edgy "Alter Egos" photos, but the night takes a dramatic turn when Kim has a serious accident and steals the spotlight from everyone.
Kim tells her girlfriend Cori that "Big Poppa" is back in the picture after he whisked her away to the Bahamas. Lisa and Kandi appear in the charity performance of "Pocketbook Monologues", where Kandi's emotional performance wins over the crowd - and Dwight. Meanwhile, NeNe meets with the co-writer of her forthcoming memoir, and Shereé finally throws her long awaited Independence Party, where NeNe confronts Kim and Kandi about recording "Tardy For The Party" without her.
Fresh off her fight with Kandi and Kim, NeNe distances herself even further from the ladies. Kim and Kandi team up to finish the recording of "Tardy for the Party" in time for their joint birthday party where Big Papa has a BIG surprise for Kim. Shereé leaves Dwight in charge of her fashion show as she and Tania head to New York to check out her "She by Shereé" samples. Ed tells Lisa that he's interested in working in broadcasting if he doesn't go back to the NFL. Kandi performs solo for the first time in a long time.
NeNe organizes an over-the-top high heel marathon for her Twisted Hearts Foundation. Lisa and Ed make a tough decision about his NFL career, and Lisa takes a pregnancy test. Despite her engagement with Big Papa, Kim moves forward with starting her wig business. Kandi confronts Kim about not attending her show, and then flies to LA for an important meeting at Capitol Records about a possible record deal. Shereé shoots a promo video for her upcoming fashion show, but Dwight is so not into it. NeNe meets with her uncle and must decide if she is finally ready to meet the man who claims to be her biological father face-to-face.
Kim and Shereé return to the "scene of the crime" at FAB to make amends and to plan a surprise engagement party for Kandi and AJ. Meanwhile, Kandi, AJ and Kandi's mom visit a marriage counselor to help ease their tension. Shereé's finished samples for her "She by Shereé" line finally arrive and she unveils them to Dwight for the first time. NeNe and her Uncle Mel travel back to her roots in Athens to give her book writer, Denene, a glimpse into her life growing up. While in Athens, NeNe finds herself face-to-face with the man who claims to be her biological father.
After almost 2 years "She by Shereé" is about to debut, but big changes are on the horizon and serious trouble is brewing between the ladies. As Lisa prepares for a new future without Ed's NFL paycheck, Kandi finally sees a breakthrough between AJ and her mother, and Shereé tries to keep it together before her clothes go down the catwalk. Meanwhile, it’s NeNe who is ready for a meltdown. After her return from meeting the man who claims to be her father, she butts heads with Gregg, battles with Kandi at Shereé’s show, and has a blowout fight with Kim. Will a glass of wine be able to undo the damage this time?
Find out what really went down in the ATL when everyone's favorite Southern gals reconvene for the dramatic and much-anticipated two-part reunion special of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta." The first part will delve deep into the ladies' lives and see how they really feel about all the catfights, wig-pulling and all-around drama that happened this season in Hotlanta.
In part two of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" reunion special, get a behind-the-scenes look at what really went down after the cameras stopped rolling. Will Kim and Nene ever be friends again? Can Sheree and Kim bury the hatchet? Will Lisa and Ed have any more kids?
"Lost" footage of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" includes: The housewives taking a trip to the spa where drama tries to rear its head; NeNe paying a visit to her plastic surgeon about getting her breasts worked on; Lisa throwing a wine tasting party where the other housewives show up unfashionably late; Kandi getting opinions about her music and trying to develop her own artists; Sheree going to New York for a meeting about getting She be Sheree produced; Kim having "Tardy for the Party" played for the first time.